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[title] Milling on BoXZY: From Start to Finish
[* icon_note] These steps will help you learn to mill on BoXZY. Each step includes a link to a mini guide that explains the step in greater detail. You'll want to read each mini guide before milling a sample file or your own file. We highly suggest reading the [[CNC Terminology|CNC Terminology wiki]] before moving forward. It will explain a lot of the terminology used here in greater depth.
[* icon_caution] Safety is your top concern when using BoXZY. BoXZY makes CNC milling easy, but there’s always a chance that something can go wrong. Taking proper care and precautions when milling can prevent serious harm to yourself or your machine. Always follow all guide steps and recommendations to avoid unwanted behavior from your machine.
[* icon_reminder] Make sure that BoXZY is connected to the BoXZY Interface and that you have [guide|110|homed your empty machine|stepid=531] before beginning these steps.
[* black] '''[guide|137|Step 1:]''' Create a file for the object you wish to mill.
[* black] '''[guide|139|Step 2]''': Mounting material to mill on BoXZY.
[* black] '''[guide|136|Step 3:]''' Setting the User Home, or physical starting point, for your milling file.
[* black] Step 4: Doing an air passpass of your milling file.
[* black] Step 4: Doing an air passpass of your milling file.
[* black] Step 5: Finalizing your Z height and running your file.